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Eskimos Fall 28-21 Against Winnipeg - Game Recap

Matt Nichols passed for 3 TDs and 200 yards in leading the Blue Bombers past Edmonton on Thursday at IG Field.

Winnipeg was the ATS victor, as they covered the -5.0-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 56.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Matt Nichols completed 13 of 21 pass attempts for 200 yards and 3 TDs for the Blue Bombers in the win.

C.J. Gable rushed for 82 yards for Edmonton, while Trevor Harris added 15 yards. Trevor Harris threw for 345 yards for the Eskimos, while receivers Kenny Stafford and Ricky Collins Jr. had 108 and 107 yards respectively.

Edmonton outgained Winnipeg 445-283 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 29-14 by the Eskimos.

The time of possession battle favored Edmonton as their offense was on the field for 36:20, longer than the 23:40 of their opponents.

Winnipeg looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the RedBlacks. The Eskimos will aim to get back on the winning track at British Columbia.